• Commercial Waste Minimisation Officer
  • New Plymouth District Council

Are you looking for a career where your work directly benefits the environment and our community? Then this is the role for you!

We are looking for a passionate individual to engage with the commercial and industrial sector on matters of waste minimisation in the New Plymouth District, as part of our Zero Waste vision.

In this role, you will be responsible for implementing the Council’s Zero Waste vision and objectives in relation to waste minimisation behaviour change programmes. You will work alongside a variety of external stakeholders, create and implement district waste education programmes and administer solid waste licencing as part of the solid waste bylaw.

To be successful in this role, you will have a relevant tertiary qualification and knowledge of resource recovery and waste generation, collection and handling processes. Experience in the commercial and industrial sector or industrial processes, along with experience in facilitating behaviour change programmes would be an advantage.

At NPDC we aim to create and sustain a truly rewarding work environment for our staff. You can expect to start in this role with us between $70,157 and $76,392. We have put together an integrated Total Rewards Framework that spans Wellbeing, Development, Benefits, Culture and Recognition. The NPDC Total Rewards Framework provides a diverse range of opportunities and benefits for our staff.

We can offer you this amazing opportunity in the Taranaki region – recently voted the second best region in the world to visit by Lonely Planet. New Plymouth combines a vibrant, bustling and safe city centre with easy access to amazing natural resources. Whether it’s the great surf, climbing our majestic mountain, walking hundreds of kilometres of track or strolling along our award-winning coastal walkway, New Plymouth has something for you. So if you’re tired of the rat race and want to enjoy a ten-minute commute and a laid-back lifestyle combined with a challenging and rewarding career, this is the role for you.

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Applications close Monday, 8 October 2018.